Grid Experiments

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The last Days i made some experiments to cut Objects and Bitmaps with generated Grids in Inkscape.

This are the two results :

You can use this pictures by Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 Unported License

The way is simple but much work:

Import an Bitmap and convert it to a Pattern. Then use Effects > Render > Grid.

Now mark both (Bitmap and Grid) and cut it with Path > Division.

Now you have to arrange the squares manually with your Mouse or Tablett-Pen.

If you have an easy Objekt with just one color, then you can open the Align Dialog and try this Button:

What do you think about this kind of technique ?

3 thoughts on “Grid Experiments

    Jude said:
    June 3, 2008 at 5:18 pm

    Thanks for posting this. I’ve been meaning to take a look at grids and the effect you’ve achieved here is really interesting.

    ChrisB said:
    February 20, 2010 at 10:03 pm

    Amazing…very simple but HUGE effect! Thank you!

    Rajasegar Chandiran said:
    February 19, 2012 at 5:31 pm

    This is really a cool technique , thanks a lot for sharing.
    Your tuts are great, i learnt a lot from them…

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